Math 1600, Fall 2015   Class Schedule, Lecture Notes
Note: Schedule is subject to change, please check frequently

WK

Class/Date

Topic

Book Chapter

Events

Notes

1
M 8/24
Introduction 1
Syllabus Syllabus, Ch. 1
W 8/26
More Introduction, start chapter 1
1


R 8/27
Lab 1: form lab groups, watch video, reaction paper

The Joy of Stats
Video Reaction, write about:
1. Something you didn't know before.
2. What is his most important point?

F 8/28

Statistical Populations, Describing Data 1, 2
First WileyPlus Assignment Due at 11 pm
HW1 Assigned
Read Chapter 2

2

M  8/31

Describing Data 2.1, 2.2


W 9/2

Describing Data 2.2
HW1 Due
WileyPlus 2 Assigned

R 9/3
Lab 2

Excel Data
Excel Tutorials
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/excel2013
http://chandoo.org/wp/excel-tutorial/

F 9/4

Measures of Center
2.3
WileyPlus 2 Due 11:00 pm
HW2 Assigned

3

M 9/7

School Holiday: Labor Day



W 9/9

Measures of Variation
2.4
HW2 Due

R 9/10
Lab 3

KidsCount
Children in Poverty
Median Household Income
WileyPlus 3 Assigned
Chapter 3

F 9/11

Simpson's Paradox
3.1
HW3 Assigned

4

M 9/14

Scatter Plots and Correlation
3.3, 3.4
WileyPlus 3 Due 11:00 pm

W 9/16

Correlation and Probability
3.4, 4.1
HW3 Due
WileyPlus 4 Assigned
Chapter 4
R 9/17
Lab 4



F 9/18

Probability and Discuss Quiz
4.1
HW4 Assigned
Quiz Review


5
M 9/21
Probability
4.2
WileyPlus 4 Due 11:00 pm
W 9/23
Probability
4.2
HW4 Due
R 9/24
Quiz 1
1, 2


F 9/25
Probability
4.3
WileyPlus 5 Assigned
HW5 Assigned


6
M 9/28
Go over Quiz



W 9/30
Conditional Probability 4.4
HW5 Due
R 10/1
Lab 5, Worksheet and KidsCount2



F 10/2
Conditional Probability and Independence
4.4
WileyPlus 5 Due 11:00 pm

7

M 10/5

Bayes Theorem and Random Sampling from a Finite Popn
4.5, 4.6

Chapter 5

W 10/7

Random Variables 5.1, 5.2


R 10/8
Lab 6



F 10/9

Probability Distributions of a Random Variable 5.2
Midterm Review
HW6 Due

8

M 10/12

Review for Midterm



W 10/14

Probability Distributions of a Random Variable 5.2


R 10/15
Midterm
Chapters 1-4
WileyPlus 6 Assigned
HW7 Assigned

F 10/16

Expectation and Standard Deviation of a Probability Distribution 5.3


9

M 10/19

Bernoulli Trials, Binomial Distribution 5.4, 5.5
WileyPlus 6 Due
Tuesday at 11:00 pm
Chapter 6

W 10/21

Probability Model for a Continuous Random Variable 6.1
HW7 Due
R 10/22
Lab 7



F 10/23

Normal Distributions 6.2
HW8 Assigned
WileyPluss 7 Assigned

10

M 10/26

Normal Distributions 6.3


W 10/28

Normal Distributions 6.4
HW8 Due
R 10/29
The Normal Approximation to the Binomial, Lab 8 6.5

Chapter 7

F 10/30

Sampling Distribution of a Statistic 7.1
HW9 Assigned
WileyPlus 7 Due at 11:00 pm

11

M 11/2

The Central Limit Theorem 7.2

Chapter 8

W 11/4

Point Estimation of a Population Mean 8.1, 8.2
HW9 Due
R 11/5
Point Estimation of a Population Mean, Lab 9
8.2
Quiz Review

F 11/6

Confidence Intervals for a Population Mean 8.3
HW10 Assigned

12

M 11/9

Confidence Intervals for a Population Mean, Midterm back 8.3
Midterm1 Part 2 Assigned

W 11/11

School Holiday: Veterans' Day


R 11/12
Quiz 2, Lab 10



F 11/13

Testing Hypotheses About a Population Mean 8.4
HW10 Due
WileyPlus8 Assigned
HW11 Assigned

13

M 11/16

Go over Quiz 2



W 11/18

Testing Hypotheses About a Population Mean 8.4

Chapter 9
R 11/19
Testing Hypotheses About a Population Mean, Lab 11
8.4


F 11/20

Inferences About a Population Proportion 8.5
WileyPlus8 Due

14

M 11/23

Student's t-Distribution
Inferences about - Small Sample Size
9.1-2 HW11 Due
WileyPlus9 Assigned

W 11/25

Inferences about - Small Sample Size 9.2
Midterm1 rewrite due
WileyPlus10 Assigned

R 11/26
School Holiday: Thanksgiving


F 11/27

School Holiday: Thanksgiving


15

M 11/30

 Review and Inferences about - Small Sample Size 9.2
WileyPlus 9 and 10 Due  Tuesday at 11 pm

W 12/2
Inferences about - Small Sample Size 9.2
HW12 Due Chapter 10
R 12/3
Midterm 2



F 12/4

Relationship Between Tests and Confidence Interval 9.3


16

M 12/7

Chi-Square Distribution 9.4
HW13 Assigned

W 12/9

Chapter 10
10


R 12/10
Review and Chapter 10
10
HW13 Due
Final Review

F 12/11

Reading Day



Friday 12/18

FINAL EXAM
8:30 am - 10:30 am